Rony’s wealth to be reinvestigatedNew Age Online
The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday took decided to reinvestigate Awami League lawmaker Golam Maula Rony’s wealth, a senior official of ACC said.
The official said that the commission took the decision during a regular commission meeting.
Earlier on July 30, the commission deputy director Talebur Rahman had submitted a report to the commission on Rony’s wealth statement.
The commission on June, 2012, had started inquiry into allegations that Rony had built a house on government land, received commission from tenders and accumulated illegal wealth.
The commission Patuakhali district office’s deputy director Ahasan Ahmed began the inquiry against Rony and the commission later transferred the probe to its head office, the official said.
On August 30, 2012, Rony had appeared before the ACC headquarters in Dhaka when the commission questioned him about allegations filed by ACC’s Patuakhali district office.
The commission on July 31, 2012, had written to the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) asking it to provide details about the beneficiary owners’ (BO) account of Rony and his wife Kamrunnahar Runu in the stock market.
The SEC on August 13, 2012 sent letters to managing directors of Investment Corporation of Bangladesh and Central Depository Bangladesh Limited, chief executive officers of Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange, and president of Merchant Bankers Association to provide information about Rony’s investment in shares, debentures, mutual funds, bonds and in other securities.
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